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Enjoy the roller coasters and attractions that theme parks have to offer. From Walt Disney World and Six Flags to Cedar Point fun will be had by all!


10 Surprising Things People Lose on Roller Coasters

 10 Surprising Things People Lose on Roller Coasters

Some of things people lose on roller coasters can be hard to believe. See 10 surprising things people lose on roller coasters to learn more. See more »

How Velocipede Carousels Work

 How Velocipede Carousels Work

Velocipede carousels were created in the late 19th century to accustom Parisians to riding bicycles. Learn more about velocipede carousels. See more »

10 Deadliest Roller Coaster Accidents

 10 Deadliest Roller Coaster Accidents

Although rare, roller coaster accidents can be deadly. See the 10 deadliest roller coaster accidents in history to learn more. See more »

Is it true that no one dies at Disney World?

 Is it true that no one dies at Disney World?

It's touted as the most magical place on Earth, but is it so magical nobody has ever died there? Learn about the cold case facts at HowStuffWorks. See more »

What makes a roller coaster a 'mega coaster'?

 What makes a roller coaster a 'mega coaster'?

A mega coaster combines extreme height and speed with sharp vertical drops for a serious ride. Learn how a mega coaster differs from a roller coaster. See more »

What if I were on a roller coaster and the safety harness broke?

 What if I were on a roller coaster and the safety harness broke?

If the safety harness broke in the middle of a roller coaster ride, it's possible that nothing would happen. Read this article to see how that's possible. See more »

10 Classic Amusement Park Rides

 10 Classic Amusement Park Rides

Amusement park rides can be fun for kids and adults alike. From the coaster to the carousel, find out which classic rides made the list. See more »

12 of the World's Greatest Roller Coasters

 12 of the World's Greatest Roller Coasters

American roller coasters have undergone a transformation since their inception in the 1880s. Find out about the world's 12 greatest roller coasters. See more »

Family Vacations: Holiday World

 Family Vacations: Holiday World

Holiday World defies its name by being a year-round vacation spot with rides, games, and a water park. Learn about family vacations at Holiday World. See more »

Family Vacations: Hersheypark

 Family Vacations: Hersheypark

Hersheypark features more than 60 rides, factory tours, and play areas for very young children. Find out more about family vacations to Hersheypark. See more »